Global Rules

20 October 2015

TTIP: Might is Right

Documentary by Dutch program 'VPRO Backlight'. The proposed free trade agreement between the US and Europe (TTIP) causes concern about the European right to self-determination. The most controversial part of TTIP is ISDS: investor-state dispute settlement. ISDS will make it possible for companies to sue governments that damage their investments. more

17 May 2015

What is TTIP? John Hilary explains

John Hilary, Executive Director of War on Want, gives an introduction to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), the EU-US deal now under negotiation that threatens jobs, public services and democracy itself. more

16 April 2015

"Once the public and parliamentarians understand what’s at stake, TTIP's "regulatory cooperation" proposals will become as divisive as ISDS"

Impact of TTIP regulatory cooperation proposals on food policies: Debate with Sharon Treat, lawyer and independent consultant working on trade, environment and food policy more

31 March 2015

Debate in the European Parliament on ISDS - Débat au Parlement européen sur ISDS

Summary of the Greens/EFA interventions (MEPs Ska Keller and Yannick Jadot) and the European commissioner for trade Cecilia Malmström on ISDS (TTIP) during the public hearing in the European Parliament more

16 March 2015

"ISDS is a shift of power..."

Public conference 2 March 2015: Investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) in EU law and International Law more

12 March 2015

Senator Warren on the Transatlantic Partnership Trade Agreement

Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke on the Senate floor on February 26, 2015 about the Investor-State Dispute Settlement provision in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. more

11 March 2015

TTIP, Stiglitz: Non firmate!

Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz speaks to the Italian Parliament about TTIP, September 24 2014 more

26 February 2015

MEP Yannick Jadot on TTIP & transparency

MEPs protest outside the 'secure reading room' in the European Parliament where key negotiation texts on TTIP are being held. While only a select number of MEPs have access to the reading room, the public have none. more

13 October 2014

Euronews report: tens of thousands protest against TTIP

Report on pan-European protests against TTIP, CETA and TiSA, October 11 2014 more

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